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Moon phase on 16 June 2058 Sunday is Waning Crescent, 25 days old Moon is in Taurus.

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Lunar calendar 2058 | June 2058

Waning Crescent phase
Waning Crescent phase
Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio.

Waning Crescent 19% illuminated

Waning Crescent is the lunar phase on . Seen from Earth, illuminated fraction of the Moon surface is 19% and getting smaller. The 25 days old Moon is in ♉ Taurus.

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Moon phase and lunation details

3 days after Last Quarter

Previous main lunar phase is the Last Quarter before 3 days on 13 June 2058 at 09:50.

Moonrise and moonset

Moon rises after midnight to early morning and sets in the afternoon. It is visible in the early morning low to the east.

Moon is entering ♉ Taurus

Moon is passing first ∠4° of ♉ Taurus tropical zodiac sector.

Apparent angular diameter ∠1866"

Lunar disc appears visually 1.2% narrower than solar disc. Moon and Sun apparent angular diameters are ∠1866" and ∠1889".

Buck Moon after 19 days

Next Full Moon is the Buck Moon of July 2058 after 19 days on 6 July 2058 at 02:46.

Upcoming main Moon phases

  • New Moon in Cancer ♋ on 21 June 2058 at 00:35
  • First Quarter in Libra ♎ on 29 June 2058 at 04:13
  • Full Moon in Capricorn ♑ on 6 July 2058 at 02:46
  • Last Quarter in Aries ♈ on 12 July 2058 at 17:28

Neap tide

There is low ocean tide on this date. Sun and Moon gravitational forces are not aligned, but meet at big angle, so their combined tidal force is weak.

Lunation 722 / 1675

The Moon is 25 days old. Earth's natural satellite is moving from the second to the final part of current synodic month. This is lunation 722 of Meeus index or 1675 from Brown series.

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Synodic month length 29.59 days

Length of current 722 lunation is 29 days, 14 hours and 12 minutes. It is 53 minutes shorter than next lunation 723 length.

Lunation length longer than mean

Length of current synodic month is 1 hour and 28 minutes longer than the mean length of synodic month, but it is still 5 hours and 35 minutes shorter, compared to 21st century longest.

Lunar orbit position on

True anomaly ∠118.2°

This New Moon true anomaly is ∠118.2°. At beginning of next synodic month true anomaly will be ∠148.7°. The length of upcoming synodic months will keep increasing since the true anomaly gets closer to the value of New Moon at point of apogee (∠180°).

Moon before apogee

7 days after point of perigee on 8 June 2058 at 13:26 in ♑ Capricorn. The lunar orbit is getting wider, while the Moon is moving outward the Earth. It will keep this direction for the next 7 days, until it get to the point of next apogee on 24 June 2058 at 03:14 in ♌ Leo.

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Distance to Moon 384 048 km

Moon is 384 048 km (238 636 mi) away from Earth on this date. Moon moves farther next 7 days until apogee, when Earth-Moon distance will reach 406 033 km (252 297 mi).

Moon before ascending node

9 days after its descending node on 6 June 2058 at 17:09 in ♐ Sagittarius, the Moon is following the southern part of its orbit for the next 3 days, until it will cross the ecliptic from South to North in ascending node on 19 June 2058 at 19:09 in ♊ Gemini.

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Draconic month

23 days after beginning of current draconic month in ♊ Gemini, the Moon is moving from the second to the final part of it.

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Moon before northern standstill

8 days after previous South standstill on 8 June 2058 at 10:49 in ♑ Capricorn, when Moon has reached southern declination of ∠-25.296°. Next 5 days the lunar orbit moves northward to face North declination of ∠25.284° in the next northern standstill on 21 June 2058 at 22:19 in ♋ Cancer.

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Syzygy in 4 days

After 4 days on 21 June 2058 at 00:35 in ♋ Cancer, the Moon will be in New Moon geocentric conjunction with the Sun and this alignment forms next Sun-Moon-Earth syzygy.

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